Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Beware of your clipboard data

For all those who have this lazy habit of copying and pasting account numbers and passwords before you login to a financial websites, beware! You might expose critical information to hackers and other mailicious people on the web. Just a simple javascript application can extract your clipboard data and a high profile techie can steal them.

Try this in Internet Explorer 6:

Copy any piece of text from your browser or computer and click on the button below.

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